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THE FUTURE CERTAINTY FOR SHEEP

Friday, 12 October 2018

Traditionally sheep farmers across Australia were dependent on the weather being right to work on sheep, with work only happening when conditions allowed. The work was planned around the weather and when inclement weather occurred sheep work was deferred incurring cost and inconvenience (leaving the farmer feeling sheepish and the contractors feeling fleeced)

Traditionally sheep farmers across Australia were dependent on the weather being right to work on sheep, with work only happening when conditions allowed. The work was planned around the weather and when inclement weather occurred sheep work was deferred incurring cost and inconvenience (leaving the farmer feeling sheepish and the contractors feeling fleeced)

Farmers with Spanlift Yard Covers enjoy the flexibility of planning their week to their own schedule with minimal impact from the weather. Spanlift’s curved sheep yard covers reduce animal spooking, protect equipment, yards & sheep and creates an ultimate working environment. Sheep can be undercover overnight, bringing certainty which both the farmer and the contractors enjoy.

Every farmer knows that the layout of his sheep yards is crucial to the handling of his sheep. Spanlift have developed customised engineered solutions with minimal impact on your yard layout, gateways and raceways. With every piece of structural steel being fully hot dip galvanised and the shed frames having a 50-year warranty it brings an added comfort to the investment.

Some things to consider when looking at your new yard cover, that Spanlift can assist with-in the design, include:

·      Natural lighting where you need it most

·      Building Design to suit yards with minimal disruption

·      Design to integrate with existing buildings as needed

·      Ensure suitable cover is achieved without sacrificing airflow

·      Provision for loading facilities

·      Extra height in truck access areas

·      Column protector systems to prevent animal bruising

·      Gate hinges welded onto columns as suited

·      Manage Stormwater discharge and collection on site

·       Cover to accommodate future expansion plans.

Something to keep in mind - all Spanlift’s sheds and rural buildings have a fully hot dipped galvanised steel frame and with clear span from 12m – 60m, they can cover just about everything coming with a vast range of options including wide bays or varying bay sizes, roller & sliding doors, open sides or ends, roof only structures. The options are endless in being able to design something to meet even the toughest of requirements.

We suggest you contact Spanlift on 1300 234 321 or visit our website www.spanlift.com.au to discuss your shed requirements and arrange your free on-farm appointment to assist with the design of your new rural structure. To check out videos of some completed projects go to http://www.youtube.com/c/SpanliftAust 

Send us now an email at hello@spanlift.com.au or call 1300 234 321 and mention “Ram&Lamb” to find out how to get a FREE 220L Dieselmaster UTE pack on your next Spanlift yard cover.